Nobel Peace prize winner, former President of the USSR, Mikhail Gorbachev, presided over the birth pangs of a new democratic Russia, one of the world’s largest countries: by “pushing open the gates of reform, unleashed a democratic flood that deluged the Soviet universe and washed away the cold war.”Read More
President, International Committee of the Red Cross (ICRC). The spirit of humanitarianism lives on at the Red Cross, in spite of the many new challenges it faces. Peter Maurer reaffirmed that the organisation's original principals and approaches remain valid 150 years later; neutrality, impartiality, independence from religious or political affiliation.Read More
Chairman of Nestlé S.A. The world is facing an unprecedented water crisis today, which in turn has severely impacted human health, food security, and the environment. Although the crisis is global in nature, there is no such thing as a global water solution.Read More
With his partner, Andre Borschberg, the adventurer Piccard aims to fly a solar powered aircraft around the world in 2014. They took a step in this direction in 2013 when they flew the four engined prototype, powered by solar panels in 5 stages across the United States.Read More
Henry Markram, Coordinator of the Human Brain Project, aims to construct a computerized simulation of the human brain. Markram believes that the HBP may lead to a paradigm shift in our understanding of the brain and its illnesses, and provide new, innovative concepts for designing computers and robots.Read More
Ivan Pictet reaffirmed the role of Geneva on the world stage as host city for important international organisations and home of the International Committee of the Red Cross (ICRC). Many do not realise that the majority of international laws that manage the world’s nations' policies emanate from these international institutions.Read More
The former Swiss President argues for Swiss entry into the EU and that the international order is now multi-polarised and a re-shuffling of economic power has taken place. In less than a century, she stated that we have moved from a world dominated by Europe, to a multi-polar world.Read More
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Our upcoming Luncheon event will be held on June 8th, 2016
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(c) Werner Bischof/Magnum Photos - Päuli Jucker, Zürich, Switzerland, around 1941
Tatyana Franck - (c) Reto Duriet
The AIC organized a private tour by the renowned Director of the Musée de L’Elysée, Tatyana Franck, of their current exhibition on Werner Bischoff, “Point of View”, to mark the centenary of the Swiss photographer and photo journalist (1916-1954), produced by Magnum Photos (Paris). Tatyana, from 2007-2015, was Director of the Claude Picasso Archives in Geneva, before being appointed Director of the Musée de l’Elysée March 1st, 2015. The exhibition was followed by a Cocktail Dinatoire.